Future Museum is built around the key areas that make the south-west so distinctive from the rest of Scotland – its people, industries and arts.
The website provides free access to the museum collections of Ayrshire and Dumfries & Galloway and creates a valuable resource for people of all ages.
(1759 - 1796) Born in Alloway in South Ayrshire in 1759,
the son of a farmer, Scotland's national bard was the eldest of
seven children. At this time Scotland was probably the most
literate country in Europe and as a result Robert was well read and
educated, despite regarding himself as a simple tenant
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